Michem® Emulsion 36840

Brand Family Overview

NatureShield® products from Michelman are emulsions of natural oils and natural oil blends designed to protect topical wood. They provide water resistance and enhance the natural pattern of wood. They also impart water resistance to concrete, and can serve as a component for sealing stone surfaces to provide a wet look with a durable and attractive finish.

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Usage

Improves water resistance, mar resistance and anti-block properties in paints and coatings.

Description

Anionic paraffin/polyethylene wax emulsion

Performance Attributes

This product is used in many applications including the following:

ApplicationProperties Imparted
Fruit & Vegetable Coatingsmoisture control
Building Paintsblock resistance, open time, water resistance
Exterior Wood Protectionblock resistance, water beading, water repellence

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Physical Properties

These physical properties are typical but should not be considered specifications.

AppearanceWhite, opaque liquid
pH8.5 - 9.5
Emulsifier ChargeAnionic
Percent Non-Volatile39.5 - 40.5
Recommended pH Range>7
Brookfield Viscosity (cps, mPa·s) <500
Spindle Number3
RPM60

Site of Manufacture (and Product Code)

CIN (ME36840)
SNG (ME36840.S)

Storage

Ensure adequate ventilation. Handle in accordance with good industrial hygiene and safety practice. Use personal protective equipment as required.